Gilbert Fairbanke
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Sibyl Wade
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James Gawkroger

Genet Fairbank

  • Born: 26 Apr 1552, Platts, Sowerby, Yorkshire, England
  • Baptized: 28 Jul 1556, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
  • Marriage: James Gawkroger on 2 Dec 1571 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England 1310,1317,1319
  • Died: 2 Dec 1591, Halifax, Yorkshire, England at age 39

bullet  Noted events in her life were:

• Background Information. 1310
Jenet Fairbank married James Platts alias Gawkroger of Sowerby. They had, with others, Abraham Platts alias Gawkroger and James. This Araham Platts was the father of Mary who married in 1629 John Prescott of Sowerby.

~American Geneologist, Vol. 40, p. 28

Genet married James Gawkroger, son of Richard Gawkroger and Isabella, on 2 Dec 1571 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England 1310,1317.,1319 (James Gawkroger was born in 1540-1541 in Sowerby, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, baptized in Sowerby, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, died in Mar 1592 in Sowerby, Halifax, Yorkshire, England and was buried in Mar 1592 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England.)

bullet  Noted events in their marriage were:

• Source.
From the New England Historical and Genealogical Register, vol. LX, April 1906, article titled "Fairbanks Marriages in the Parish of Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire England From 1538 to 1624," p. 152, James Gawkroger to Jenet Fayrbank, 2 Dec 1571.

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